Tajikistan: Authorities Go After Relatives of Opposition

IRPT leader Muhiddin Kabiri speaks in early July at the first-ever congress of Tajik opposition groups outside the country, in the German city of Dortmund. While the attendees pondered ways to bring about change at home, authorities in Tajikistan targeted their relatives in attempts to keep a lid on opposition activity abroad. (Photo: Temur Varki)

A crackdown in Tajikistan that began in 2015 has forced large swaths of the opposition Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan membership into self-imposed exile, with many resettling in Poland and Germany.
 

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